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Brazil Census 2000

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General Info
Geography 
Brazil (BRA)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
08/2000 - 12/2000
Data type
Census:
  • De jure
Summary 

Censuses provide population numbers, household or family size and composition, and information on sex and age distribution. They often include other demographic, economic and health-related topics as well. The 2000 Brazil de jure census collected data through face-to-face interviews on housing conditions, family composition, income, educational attainment, employment for those 10 and older, migration, and fertility for women 10 and older. The census day was August 1, 2000 and fieldwork continued until December.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). Brazil Census 2000.